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Talk shit, get tonsilitis.

This week has been… Explosive. Progress is progressing.

Wednesday was magic – First, I got a parcel; A present from an internet friend, containing a bottle of Black Phoenix Alchemy’s St Germain. 380 more words

Certain combinations of people

I think I’m looking for a friend that enjoys the same things as me but this person either doesn’t exist or is well-hidden.

Someone told me once that if I go to these events alone, eventually I’ll meet people that have the same interests. 84 more words

Life

Where's Alex?

This week is all about mingling with the science fiction community.

First, I’m over at SF Signal, participating in their “Mind Meld.” A group of authors was asked the same question: “What’s the best writing advice you ever received?” Visit… 343 more words

Writing

Bookish and Not-So-Bookish Thoughts

  1. You all should read this four-part series by Tim Urban at WaitButWhy (the link goes through to all of the content in one place, don’t worry) on space exploration (/colonisation) and Elon Musk.
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Thinking

Bugs Just Wanna Be Plants

This past Sunday, Jim and I went (along with our friends Michael and Chip) to the Botanical Gardens.  Our specific goal was to see the new Bugarium, an enclosed display featuring various kinds of insects.  777 more words

Going Places

Georgetown Cupcake

I know I’ve already written about Georgetown Cupcake, but I’m doing it again as I can’t stress enough how amazing this little bakery that started out on the corner of 33rd and M Street in Georgetown is… It’s become a ritual for Julien and I to go on my last day in DC whenever I come visit. 259 more words

Going Places

The Anxious Traveler

Yep that’s me, an anxious traveler.  This is the scenario – I am excited with the idea of going somewhere, then as it gets closer to the date I start to get those ‘do I really want to go’ feelings.   937 more words